α-CGRP

Ligand id: 681

Name: α-CGRP

Species: Human

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Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Neuropeptides
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
CALCA calcitonin related polypeptide alpha Human preprocalcitonin CALC1, calcitonin, calcitonin 1, calcitonin-related polypeptide alpha
Synonyms
α-calcitonin gene-related peptide (αCGRP, human) | calcitonin gene-related peptide 1 (CGRP)
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 90954-53-3 (Hs)
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000110680
Entrez Gene 796
UniProtKB P06881 (Hs)
Comments
This peptide is an isoform of calcitonin, encoded by the same gene and produced by alternative splicing. Please note that each peptide is represented by a different UniProt ID.